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First Tram to Rodley

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First Tram to Rodley
1906. Image shows staff and passengers posing for the camera on the first tram from Leeds to Rodley. The date written on the photograph is 6th July 1906, although other accounts give the date of 9th July for the first tram. The car number, 155, can just be seen written on the side. The driver is listed as being W Booth, and the conductor W Greenfield. In the background is The Owl public house, at the junction of Rodley Lane and Bagley Lane.

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